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Thursday, 12 March 2020 10:45

The last of the Sports Cats

The launch of the Series 2 HSV SportsCat was an endorsement of the risky decision to take the performance brand into the crowded high-end ute market.

Published in Motoring
Thursday, 03 October 2019 11:47

New entry level model for Hilux

Toyota New Zealand has broadened its Hilux range with a new entry level two-wheel drive, the WorkMate, aimed at buyers looking for affordability and Toyota reliability.

Published in Motoring
Friday, 23 August 2019 12:17

Holden ups the ante with latest Colarado ute

The latest Holden Colorado Z71 comes pretty close to perfection. 

Published in Motoring
Wednesday, 07 November 2018 08:44

Mercedes ute sets a new standard

It took a while to get here, but now it’s arrived the Mercedes X-Class has created a stir at the premium end of the buoyant ute market

Published in Motoring
Monday, 19 December 2016 08:03

Put your ute loads under the lash

The question of load restraint can be an issue on any ute used for work.

Published in Machinery & Products
Monday, 31 October 2016 07:25

One-fingered approach to ute safety

With utes commanding an increasing share of the new vehicle market, a couple of accessories from Airplex will help make life easier and much safer.

Published in Machinery & Products
Monday, 12 September 2016 09:55

The one farm worker that won’t answer back!

Farm transport has seen many changes over the years, from two wheelers to quads and currently the popular UTV or side-by-side. 

Published in Machinery & Products
Thursday, 07 July 2016 06:55

Want to make that a large one?

Utes are big business in New Zealand, making up around 25% of the market, and seen from Ponsonby to Papatowai and all points in between.

Published in Motoring

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